Circular vessels for water or medicines

Made:
1880-1920 in Sri Lanka

Two squat circular cast bronze vessels, with low circular base repousse lions on upper surface, painted, possibly for water or medicines, possibly from Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) or China, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A134276
Materials:
bronze and complete
Measurements:
each vessel: 28 mm 56 mm,
type:
vessel
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
de Silva